First Look! Preview to 2017 Revised General Conditions and New Sustainable Projects Exhibit

First Look! Preview to 2017 Revised General Conditions and New Sustainable Projects Exhibit

March 22, 2017, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Level 1, 1B04

Language:
English

AIA document A201, the General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, defines the roles, responsibilities, and working relationships among project team members.  It provides a framework to help guide effective project communication, interaction, and management.

Newly revised for 2017, join us for a detailed analysis of the A201 to discover essential information that you should understand before beginning any project. Attendees will gain a preview of the key changes for 2017; understand how revisions will impact their practice; and examine how the new Sustainable Projects Exhibit can be used to provide a positive outcome on the health, safety and welfare of building occupants.

Learning Objectives:
1. Explain the contractual relationship among the various construction parties and how the A201-2017 General Conditions help to define the responsibility, authority, and expectations of each.
2. Identify the key terms in the General Conditions that will help you minimize misunderstandings and project delays and understand how the 2017 revisions will impact your practice.
3. Understand how to utilize the A201 and Sustainable Projects Exhibit as project management tools as well as a guides to better ensure health, safety and welfare of project participants and the greater public.
4. Understand critical contract administration obligations and key time limits contained in the General Conditions.

Contributors

  • Michael Bomba, Esq.

    Presenter

    Director & Counsel

    AIA Contract Documents

    Michael B. Bomba, Esq. is Director and Counsel on the AIA Contract Documents team at the American Institute of Architects, Washington, DC. Michael...

  • Ken Cobleigh, Esq.

    Presenter

    Managing Director & Counsel, Contract Documents

    American Institute of Architects

    Ken Cobleigh, Esq.  serves as Managing Director and Counsel, AIA Contract Documents, at the American Institute of Architects. He works with a team of...

Documents

  • Powerpoint 1.74 MB

    First Look! Preview to 2017 Revised General Conditions and New Sustainable Projects Exhibit

    May 01, 2017

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